malar

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See also: målar

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From modern Latin malaris, from Latin mala (jaw, cheek-bone).

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Adjective[edit]

malar (not comparable)

  1. Pertaining to the cheek.
    • 1974, Guy Davenport, Tatlin!:
      Whose? Les yeux morts d'Eurydice, he says, but suspects they beckon, they and that malar elegance.

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Noun[edit]

malar (plural malars)

  1. (anatomy) The cheekbone, which forms a part of the lower edge of the orbit.

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Icelandic[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

malar

  1. indefinite genitive singular of möl

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Verb[edit]

malar

  1. inflection of mala:
    1. second-person singular present indicative
    2. third-person singular present indicative

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Noun[edit]

malar m

  1. indefinite plural of mal

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

malar

  1. (non-standard since 2012) present of mala

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mala (cheek).

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Noun[edit]

malar m (plural malares)

  1. (anatomy, dated) cheekbone; zygoma

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Spanish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

malar (plural malares)

  1. malar

Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

malar

  1. indefinite plural of mal

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Yagara[edit]

Noun[edit]

malar

  1. man

References[edit]

  • Eipper, Christopher, STATEMENT OF THE ORIGIN, CONDITION, AND PROSPECTS, OF THE GERMAN MISSION TO THE ABORIGINES AT MORETON BAY, CONDUCTED UNDER THE AUSPICES OF THE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH IN NEW SOUTH WALES, 1841.